Thomas is an applied microeconomist interested in questions of environmental economics. Particular research interests include empirical policy evaluation, the economics of climate change, and environmental and climate policy in China.
Thomas is a Policy Officer at DG Climate Action at the European Commission in Brussels, Belgium.
Thomas holds a PhD in Economics from Universitat Pompeu Fabra. Previously, Thomas was a High Meadows Post-Doctoral Economist at the Office of the Chief Economist at the Environmental Defense Fund in New York, NY, as well as a visiting PhD student at the Grantham Research Institute.
- Empirical policy evaluation
- Climate change economics and policy
- Environmental and climate policy in China
- Energy economics
- Recommendations for improving the treatment of risk and uncertainty in economic estimates of climate impacts in the Sixth Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Assessment Report
1 Aug 2018. Thomas Stoerk, Gernot Wagner, Bob Ward